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LG Optimus 3D Max is official, gives you more 3D enhancements

LG Optimus 3D Max is official, gives you more 3D enhancements

22 February, 2012 | comments (23)

LG just unveiled the glasses-free 3D smartphone Optimus 3D Max. The announcements comes hot on the heels of the Optimus 3D Cube and the two smartphones are almost identical in terms of specs. The LG Optimus 3D Max sports the same 1.2 GHz...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Nokia Carla smartphones to ship in Q3, updates coming in Q4

Nokia Carla smartphones to ship in Q3, updates coming in Q4

22 February, 2012 | comments (92)

More details on the upcoming Nokia Carla release came in. The platform previously known as Symbian will get its next update in Q3 of this year, when the first smartphones running Nokia Carla will hit the shelves. According to the latest rumors,...


Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G for T-Mo USA coming in late March

Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G for T-Mo USA coming in late March

22 February, 2012 | comments (14)

Samsung and T-Mobile USA announced the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G in early January, but it took them this long to announce the launch date (more frustratingly, they havenít announced all the specs just yet). The Blaze 4G has a 3.97" Super AMOLED...


LG announces Optimus 3D Cube smartphone

LG announces Optimus 3D Cube smartphone

22 February, 2012 | comments (20)

After announcing the three new L-series smartphones yesterday, LG has yet another phone to announce before MWC. This one is the successor to the Optimus 3D and is called the Optimus 3D Cube. The Optimus 3D Cube improves upon its successor by...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Qualcomm S4 chipset benchmarks promise amazing performance

Qualcomm S4 chipset benchmarks promise amazing performance

21 February, 2012 | comments (49)

A fresh batch of benchmarks of Qualcomm's S4 platform show just how powerful the new Krait cores are. The tests were run on a reference platform, but since we don't care about the rest of the hardware (screen, camera, etc.), just the chipset...

Tags: Misc


Panasonic uncovers Eluga specs, live hands-on photos pop up

Panasonic uncovers Eluga specs, live hands-on photos pop up

21 February, 2012 | comments (76)

As promised yesterday, Panasonic unveiled the specifications of their Android smartphone dubbed the Eluga, expected to debut on the European market this March. The poorly named Eluga is powered by a dual-core 1GHz TI OMAP 4430 processor and...


LG announces L7, L5 and L3 - will be shown at MWC 2012

LG announces L7, L5 and L3 - will be shown at MWC 2012

21 February, 2012 | comments (70)

Following yesterday's "L" teaser LG has officially announced three new droids - the L7, L5 and L3. All three devices will be shown at the MWC next week. The Optimus L3, L5 and L7 The three Optimus L smartphones will feature square, thin...


Samsung announces Galaxy Ace 2 and Galaxy Mini 2

Samsung announces Galaxy Ace 2 and Galaxy Mini 2

21 February, 2012 | comments (83)

Samsung has announced two new Android smartphones just a before the Mobile World Congress begins next week. The first one is the Galaxy Ace 2, which will have a 3.8-inch, 800 x 480 resolution display, 800MHz dual-core processor, 768MB RAM, 4GB...


ZTE announces new Tegra 2 based Mimosa X smartphone

ZTE announces new Tegra 2 based Mimosa X smartphone

21 February, 2012 | comments (9)

Along with the two new ICS handsets announced yesterday, ZTE had another ICS-based smartphone to announce before MWC. This one is called the Mimosa X and will be running on the Nvidia Tegra 2 processor. While that itself is nothing special, it will...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Touch UI


Quad-core Huawei Ascend D1 Q press shots surface

Quad-core Huawei Ascend D1 Q press shots surface

20 February, 2012 | comments (33)

It's no secret Huawei has big plans for its Sunday press conference. The event, which should kickstart the MWC will feature at least one quad-core smartphone device and we get to see its press shots in advance. The Huawei Ascend D1 Q will...


Sony Xperia U live photos leak again, still hot looking

Sony Xperia U live photos leak again, still hot looking

20 February, 2012 | comments (56)

We are really starting to worry that at the rate these leaks are going, Sony won't have much news for us at its MWC press conference on Sunday. The Sony Xperia U, which is one of the smartphones to go official there, leaked once again - this time in...


Panasonic officially announces the Eluga for the European market

Panasonic officially announces the Eluga for the European market

20 February, 2012 | comments (44)

Panasonic has officially lifted the curtains off the Eluga - an Android smartphone bound to launch in Europe. The Eluga isn't particularly breaking news, as it was unveiled in December last year as a prototype. The company hasn't unveiled...


LG teases with the letter L, will give us the answer tomorrow

LG teases with the letter L, will give us the answer tomorrow

20 February, 2012 | comments (23)

LG Mobile has suddenly become very obsessed with the letter L - it's all over their Facebook page. What's all this about? LG is clearly about to announce some sort of a mobile device, but beyond that we don't know anything else. The first clue...

Tags: LG, Misc


Samsung to reveal its mobile line-up for 2012 on March 15

Samsung to reveal its mobile line-up for 2012 on March 15

20 February, 2012 | comments (54)

We got a little disappointed when Samsung announced that they won't be holding a press conference at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this month. Rumors, however, turned out to be true, and Samsung will indeed hold a separate press event on...

Tags: Samsung, Misc


LG Optimus LTE Tag announced, comes with NFC tags

LG Optimus LTE Tag announced, comes with NFC tags

20 February, 2012 | comments (10)

We're a week away from the MWC but the announcements of new phones keep flooding in - the latest is the LG Optimus LTE Tag, an LTE-enabled droid. Its other highlight is the NFC technology and accompanying tags. LG calls them Tag Plus and several...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI, NFC


ZTE announces two Android 4.0 smartphones before MWC

ZTE announces two Android 4.0 smartphones before MWC

20 February, 2012 | comments (35)

It seems ZTE just couldn't wait for MWC (which will begin next week) to announce two of its upcoming Android smartphone. Both of these new phones will be running on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich out of the box. The first one is the PF200,...

Tags: ZTE, Android, Touch UI


LG officially announces the Optimus Vu

LG officially announces the Optimus Vu

19 February, 2012 | comments (112)

We've seen this one before in a teaser video and then photographed alongside its arch nemesis, the Galaxy Note. But LG has now officially launched the Optimus Vu in Korea and it comes with everything we have heard so far. For starters, you...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Apple required to give $15 or Bumper case to iPhone 4 buyers

Apple required to give $15 or Bumper case to iPhone 4 buyers

18 February, 2012 | comments (78)

The Antennagate situation continues to haunt Apple, as the results of the class-action lawsuit against the company are out and are not in the company's favor. Apple will now be required to give either $15 in cash or a free Bumper case to every...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


HTC One V and XL could see the spotlight at MWC 2012

HTC One V and XL could see the spotlight at MWC 2012

17 February, 2012 | comments (38)

Sources close to HTC have reportedly informed Pocketlint.com that HTC will be launching a third HTC One device, named V. The One V will be rocking Rhyme-like specs, namely a single-core 1 GHz processor with 1 gig of RAM, a 5 MP snapper with 720p...


Nokia Lumia 610 and Asha 305 get Indonesian certification

Nokia Lumia 610 and Asha 305 get Indonesian certification

17 February, 2012 | comments (54)

Indonesia's FCC counterpart, Postel, is proving to be an interesting source of info on new phones. Their database contains two Nokias that arenít official yet - the rumored Nokia Lumia 610 and a Nokia 305, which was unheard of until now. Now, the...